New Mexico St. 49, Sacramento St. 19
Andrew Manley threw for 367 yards and three touchdowns to lead
New Mexico State to a 49-19 win over Sacramento State in the season
opener for both teams.
Two of Manley’s scoring strikes went to Austin Franklin, who
finished with eight catches and 236 yards for the Aggies. The
touchdowns covered 54 and 83 yards. Manley, who was 14 for 22, also
connected with Jerrel Brown for a 50-yard score.
Garrett Safron threw two touchdown passes for the Hornets, who
trailed 28-3 but closed within 28-19 before New Mexico State scored
three TDs in the fourth quarter. Safron finished with 308 yards
passing for Sacramento State.